Definition of burglarize
1 : to break into and steal from burglarize a house
2 : to commit burglary against
: to commit burglary
Examples of burglarize in a sentence
the Watergate scandal began when Republican operatives burglarized the Democratic Party's headquarters in Washington, D.C.
before they were caught, the thieves had burglarized dozens of houses around the city
First Known Use of burglarize
BURGLARIZE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of burglarize for English Language Learners
: to illegally enter (a building) and steal things
Legal Definition of burglarize
: to commit a burglary at burglarized the apartment
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